ford mustang 2008 - AutoMundo, the leading American Spanish-language automobile publication, named the new Volvo S80 as Auto of the Year for 2007. The esteemed award which is appearing in the April problem of the magazine adheres to the car?s launching in the USA market. It also shows the appeal of the very initial Volvo luxury car powered by the famed V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the latest effort of the car manufacturer to move away from its boxy picture. Yet besides conjuring up advanced styling, the car manufacturer additionally evaluated the waters and presented a powerful engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating & cooling system as well as equally powerful brakes.
The deluxe front runner car from the automaker was picked for its exceptional advanced style, vibrant as well as younger driving characteristics and Volvo's legendary safety systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the evident selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's very first V8-powered vehicle, it actually damages the mold of what AutoMundo has involved anticipate of Volvo's cars."
" The S80 is a real competitor to other European and also Japanese deluxe sedans," said Anne Belec, the President as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, as well as reflects our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this very competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a lot of typical safety and security systems to showcase the automaker?s safety includes milestones. The attributes include the Side Impact Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure circulation. It additionally includes many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Crash Warning as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 also includes the optional Individual Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the car manufacturer, before a vehicle driver reaches their vehicle, they have the ability to evaluate the safety and security degree as well as recognize whether they have set the alarm system and also if the cars and truck is locked. The Volvo S80 is additionally equipped with heartbeat sensor that provides warning if someone is concealing inside the car. To increase safety to the following degree, the luxury sedan is given the Flexible cruise control (ACC) with Collision Warning as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC promoted loosened up and also comfortable driving by allowing the driver to select speed as well as minimum time space to the car ahead.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is provided a beginning cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is one of the effective product lines of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the prize-winning S40 as well as its wagon counterpart the V50; the flashy S60 sedan; the prize-winning XC90; functional V70 wagon and also tough XC70; and also the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is focused on publishing the most detailed editorial relating to all aspects of the vehicle industry in the USA. The vehicle publication strives to deliver appropriate, high-grade web content to its Hispanic visitors and also car fanatics.